Centene Corp (CNC.N)
15 Nov 2018
Centene Corp's shares plunged as much as 10 percent on Tuesday after the health insurer forecast full-year profit that was largely below estimates, exacerbating investor concerns over the company's ability to rein in costs.
* Shares down 7.7 pct (Adds comment from conference call, analyst comment; Updates share price)
Oct 23 Centene Corp reported a 91 percent fall in quarterly profit on Tuesday, hit by higher expenses.
BRIEF-Centene Corp Says Unit Issued $1.8 Bln In Aggregate Principal Amount Of 5.375 Pct Senior Notes Due 2026
* CENTENE CORP SAYS UNIT ISSUED $1.8 BILLION IN AGGREGATE PRINCIPAL AMOUNT OF 5.375% SENIOR NOTES DUE 2026 - SEC FILING Source text: (https://bit.ly/2x8KtI9) Further company coverage:
* CENTENE CORP SAYS ITS IOWA SUBSIDIARY, IOWA TOTAL CARE, INC., HAS BEEN TENTATIVELY AWARDED A STATEWIDE CONTRACT FOR IA HEALTH LINK PROGRAM
* CENTENE SUBSIDIARY AWARDED CORRECTIONAL HEALTHCARE CONTRACT IN TUCSON, ARIZONA